Golf tournament update: recapping seven 2nd-round matches

Published: Jul. 16, 2020 at 7:31 AM EDT
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WATERTOWN, N.Y. (WWNY) - The Watertown Men's City Golf Tournament continued Wednesday at the Watertown Golf Club with seven second-round matches.

On a day that featured some exciting matches, the best had 14-time city champion Bob Hughes taking on talented Andrew Marks.

The two would end up playing 20 holes to decide a winner.

Hughes moved on by beating Marks in the 20-hole thriller.

Mel Busler speaks with both golfers in the video. Another close match-up featured Rob Peluso taking on Dave Marconi, who’s been playing some great golf. Peluso ended up taking the match 1 up.

In another close battle, Joe Tufo faced smooth-swinging Brandon Mothersell. Mothersell went on to beat Tufo 1 up.

In the afternoon, Sam Millich took on the bomber, Chris Denesha, who can drive it a long way. Denesha took the match 7 and 6.

Another afternoon match had Mike Burgess facing Dylan Kernehan. Kernehan won the match 2 and 1.

TJ Penn faced strong-swinging Shawn Thomas. Thomas beat Penn 5 and 3.

Jordan Reardon faced 2016 finalist Rick Algie, who won on the 19th hole.

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